A psychology professor, whose case made international headlines, has pled guilty to manslaughter in the 1995 killing of the man she claimed raped her - out of concern for her daughter, says a longtime friend. The plea agreement accepted by Norma Patricia Esparza on Sept.
People, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 09:45 PM
The four-day-old Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National forest in eastern Orange County was 80 percent contained today, and fire crews continued to battle the heat as they worked to completely surround the 968-acre blaze. Fire crews made significant progress overnight extending the containment line, according to the latest update on the U.S. Forest Service Inciweb site.
Patch.com, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 03:21 PM
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GlobeSt.com, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 08:26 AM
The bartender serves them tainted alcohol because there are no regulatia Robert Puleo, executive officer of the California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, the state's regulatory agency, can only shake his head when he sees these ads, which "It reeks of snake oil," he said. "There are some chiropractors out there who want to make a buck any way they can."
Los Angeles Times, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 12:06 AM
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper's "Six Californias" plan to break up the Golden State failed to qualify for November 2016's ballot, falling well short of the petition signatures required, the Secretary of State's Office reported Friday. The slip-up seemed like the punchline to what had mushroomed into a national joke, with television talk-show hosts taking potshots at California's latest political weirdness.
Contra Costa Times, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 07:05 PM